Definition of 'flashpoint'
Example sentences containing 'flashpoint'
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This is one of the reasons the case has become such a flashpoint.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Oil prices are a political flashpoint because they feed through to petrol and diesel prices at the pumps.Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2011)
Another potential flashpoint is approaching.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Protection for members of the scheme is a potential flashpoint for strike action and Unison was ready to discuss its options last week.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2016) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The Syrian security forces have rushed from one flashpoint to another, but demonstrations are growing larger and more widespread.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Definition of flashpoint from the Collins English Dictionary
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